Music industry lawyer Peter Shukat, who handled the estates of John Lennon, Jimi Hendrix, Bob Marley, John Coltrane and Miles Davis, died June 7 in New York, after a long fight with cancer. He was 69.

Dancer Felisa Vanoff, who choreographed variety shows produced by husband Nick Vanoff, co-creator of the Kennedy Center Honors, died of cancer on May 29 at her home in Beverly Hills. She was 89.

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